Welcome to IASPA, an association of educational Human Resources and Personnel Administrators from the State of Illinois and an affiliate of the American Association of School Personnel Administrators (AASPA).
Our goal is to connect human resource leaders committed to recruit, retain, and develop a highly qualified, professional staff.
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HR Essentials 2018
The 2018 HR Essentials Workshop is scheduled for Thursday December 6, 2018. This one day event will again be held at the Forest View Educational Center in Arlington Heights. We are developing the program for the workshop, which we will post once it is finalized. Registration is limited to the first 125 registrants. To register, follow this link, 2018-19 IASPA HR Essentials Registration Form (1) or visit the events page.
IASPA launches #IASPAchat!
The inaugural #IASPAchat was launched on February 1st by Dr. Dale Fisher and Dr. Monica Schroeder, and was a great success! #IASPAchat occurs on the first Thursday of every month at 8:00 a.m. Mark your calendar now! Follow #IASPAchat to see each month’s topic and questions in advance.
The chat is open to all…you need only a Twitter handle and the desire to share in a conversation about school HR related topics.
IASPA wins Arch S. Brown Affiliate of the Year Award
At the 79th Annual American Association of School Personnel Administrators (AASPA) conference IASPA was recognized as Affiliate of the Year. The award is based on affiliate activities in these areas; communication with members, member participation, conferences, special projects, cooperative activities and other contributions.
Executive Director Mike Johann accepted the award on behalf of IASPA.
IASPA Eleventh Annual Conference – January 2018
IASPA just completed its Eleventh Annual Conference on January 25 and 26, 2018 with record attendance! There were a total of 224 school administrators and support staff with HR responsibilities in attendance. This year the conference included three keynote presentations and a total of 25 breakout sessions over the two days. The Twelfth Annual Conference is scheduled for January 24 and 25, 2019. Mark your calendar now!
Upcoming PD opportunities
Mark your calendar for two professional development opportunities, co-sponsored by IASPA and IASBO, in central and southern Illinois. Regional conferences are scheduled for October 24, 2018 in East Peoria, and October 25, 2018 in O’Fallon.
IASPA LAUNCHES NEW MENTORING PROGRAM!
The IASPA Mentoring Committee has improved its mentor program to provide enhanced opportunities for members newer to the field of school HR to connect with experienced members who wish to share their experiences and knowledge. If you would like to be paired with a mentor, or, if you feel you have experiences and knowledge you would like to share with someone just getting started, you may find more information at the following link…
This benefit is only available to members of IASPA. If you are not yet a member and wish to take advantage of this benefit you may click on the “Membership” tab above for information on becoming a member of IASPA.
If you have questions about the program please contact:
Dr. Monica Schroeder Mentoring Committee Chair firstname.lastname@example.org 224-765-3000